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Police Officers give their job an average rating of 4.0 out of 5.0. The Police Officers happiest with their jobs are employed by National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency with an average rating of 0.0 while the Police Officers least happy with their jobs work for City of Detroit with an average rating of 2.3.

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Police Officer at City of Grand Junction
in Grand Junction, CO
Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Police Officer at Village of Romeoville
in Romeoville, IL
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Police Officer at Los Angeles Police
in Los Angeles, CA
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at Harris County Constable Office
in Katy, TX
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at CMPD
in Charlotte, NC
Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at Blawnox PA
in Pittsburgh, PA
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at Eunice Police Department
in Eunice, LA

"I love the fact that I have an impact on people's lives, but I hate the fact that sometimes the impact is negative and results in incarceration."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
in Bay Pines, FL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Overall, a good place to work."

What do you like about working at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs?

"I like working at the VA because most of my day is low stress. The ability to work anywhere in the United States at VA Hospitals and Air Force Bases."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Stress your ability to: conform with management's views and philosophies, your desire to help first and arrest when absolutely necessary."

What don't you like about working at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs?

"The salary could be better, promotions are slow and the selections for promotions are not standardized. The agency is undermanned and requires overtime personnel if one person calls in sick or takes vacation."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Hire the required amount of people. Be honest and objective with promotions, Trust your personnel to do the right thing. Recognize above average work performance."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Police Officer at Los Angeles Police
in Los Angeles, CA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Great place with great co-workers. Needs to compensate it's employees better."

What do you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"I loved the fast paced, exciting, and challenging. The people I worked with were fantastic."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be punctual, well spoken, physically fit, clean shaven, and humble."

What don't you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"The LAPD needs to compensate it's patrol officers better and provide overtime pay instead of comp time."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Pay cash overtime instead of comp time to raise moral."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Police Officer at City of Detroit
in Detroit, MI

What do you like about working at City of Detroit?

"the people, my friends, and the outdoors, constantly changing scenery"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If your hiring in, stay for about 2 years and run for the suburbs"

What don't you like about working at City of Detroit?

"Pay cuts, pension cuts, adding more hours, lack of any respect from administration"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Care about the employees, and center on cleaning the city"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Police Officer at West Liberty PD
in West Liberty, IA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"It was good, not what was expected didn't like being on the road"

What do you like about working at West Liberty PD?

"Learning new things and applying them to daily work. Leaning the computer systems"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be ready for anything, and the group home will wear you out"

What don't you like about working at West Liberty PD?

"I thought that I would like being a road cop, but I didn't"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be more diligant in the way you train your new recruits"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at Los Angeles Police
in Los Angeles, CA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"15 years as a Police Office for the City of Los Angeles"

What do you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"The experience I gained working with LAPD was instrumental and gave me great insight to life"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Always follow your goals and dreams and never give up on what you want"

What don't you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"Though I enjoyed my time, I felt I could do more and give more back to society."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Police Officer at NYC Police Department
in Lawrenceville, GA

What do you like about working at NYC Police Department?

"There was a Family environment, good equipment, rewarding job helping people."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Don't plan on being promoted unless you are willing to enter a huge butt-kissing contest."

What don't you like about working at NYC Police Department?

"Management was not so great about standing up for their people. There were double standards and the favoritism was a morale killer"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would be more concerned about running the police department and less about fitting in at the good old boys club."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at University of New Orleans
in New Orleans, LA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"being a police offer is high risk little reward."

What do you like about working at University of New Orleans?

"serving and protecting people. the training was great and my coworkers taught me alot"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"the only advice I have is make sure law enforcement is something you really want to do"

What don't you like about working at University of New Orleans?

"the only thing I did not like about the job was the pay"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I dont have any suggestions for management, my direct supervisors were some of the bravest and loyal I ever worked with"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Police Officer at Los Angeles Police
in Los Angeles, CA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"great"

What do you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"lots of team work and most people assist each other"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"study the demographics and check what the current demands of the city are"

What don't you like about working at Los Angeles Police?

"the change of shifts and sometime no warning for shifts changes"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"prepare projects ahead and allow employees to participate in planing"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
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